Andrew began his 30 plus year career with Blank Software, creators of Alchemy, the first universal sample editor on the Macintosh. He then moved to Digidesign as one of the first 20 employees and was on the launch team of Pro Tools in 1991, still the industry standard for computer based digital recording systems. While at Digidesign, Andrew managed their Educational Sales and Marketing efforts as well as their Third Party Developer Program, which resulted in over 500 developers and the first audio plug-in standards.
Andrew continued his career as Vice President of Sales with Berkley Integrated Audio System (BIAS), creators of digital audio stereo editor of Peak, then Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Keith McMillen Instruments, developer of expressive MIDI controllers, and Director of Sales for TechShop, the country’s leading MakerSpace. Recently Andrew worked as Director of Sales with premier Napa Valley music venues, Blue Note Napa, JaM Cellars Ballroom, and Oxbow Riverstage. An accomplished bassist and keyboardist, Andrew has performed and recorded with Dustone Cinema, and composed for film, placing a song in the award winning indie film, Life Inside Out, staring Maggie Baird and 5x Grammy Award winner and actor, Finneas O’Connell.
Andrew graduated from San Francisco State University with a Bachelor of Arts in American Studies.
As Manager, Sales and Marketing, Andrew is responsible for the following companies:
Performance Media Industries (PMI) – Engineering designs for private screening rooms, studios, and multi-use facilities
Media Specialty Resources (MSR) – Design and manufacture acoustical treatments and Isolation Products
SonitusUSA – Exclusive North American distributor for intelligent and engineered acoustical control systems
Grimani Systems – Manufacturing next generation high performance speakers